The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 99 81 75
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 6 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.49% 2.10% 1.33%
As % of the General category 1.41% 4.62% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 11
Average salary £30,000 £32,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -7.85%
UK excluding London average salary £39,626 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +20.00%
Local Government
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

General Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
426 498 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 34.72% 45.48% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 354 396 352
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Local Government
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Wiltshire region.

Local Government Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Local Government also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Local Government.

1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Web Design
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Terminal Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) Ingres
3 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) QA
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Local Government also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Local Government. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Ingres
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Server Support
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle